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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

WWWW plays at Revolver on Wednesday.

Photo courtesy of Alex Lee

Legacy Taipei hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight’s spotlight is on Mando-pop singer Claire Kuo (郭靜), while Indie pop singer-songwriter Peggy Hsu (許哲珮) takes the stage tomorrow. Wednesday’s performers are pop singer Lin Jin (林大晉) and rock/rap act Rock ’N’ Rap (凍頂樂團).

■ Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), Center Five Hall (中五館), 1, Bade Rd Sec 1, Taipei (台北市八德路一段1號)

■ Shows start at 8pm

■ Admission is NT$1,200 tonight, NT$1,000 and NT$1,200 tomorrow, NT$800 on Wednesday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Tonight, The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists, hosts a memorial concert for Amy Winehouse with soul and hip-hop groups and artists Juzzy Orange (汁橙音樂), J. Sheon and Sherry Cheng (鄭雙雙). Having returned from their Asian tour, upbeat punk rockers Punkhoo (胖虎) play a show tomorrow. On Sunday, Japanese metal band Head Phones President teams up with female rockers in Taiwan including Lala from Eye of Violence and Yvonne of Greedy Black Hole. Wednesday’s show is by indie rockers Hippocampus (海馬迴) and Jiang Dong Cheng Ming (江東成名).

■ B1, 200, Roosevelt Rd Sec 4, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路四段200號B1), tel: (02) 2930-0162. On the Net: www.thewall.com.tw

■ Shows start at 8pm except for Sunday which begins at 7pm

■ Admission is NT$500 tonight, tomorrow and on Sunday, NT$200 on Wednesday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com

It is live music from young rockers Midnight Express(午夜快車), Claymore (克雷魔) and Sense of Feeling (一種心情) at Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties, on Sunday.

■ 1 Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw

■ Show starts at 7pm

■ Admission is NT$300 in advance and NT$350 at the door, available online through www.indievox.com and www.walkieticket.com.

Tonight, Hong Kong’s nu metal act Underklot and metalcore outfit King Zhi (瓊枝) join forces with emo/post hardcore band Faded Moment (凋零瞬間) and metalcore/post-hardcore group Scop (說書人) in Taiwan at indie rock club Revolver. Tomorrow promises to be a night of grindcore noise featuring Japan’s Patisserie, with support from Taiwan’s Stench of Lust, Sledge City Slashers and Brain Corrosion Indie rockers One Ear Tiger Trip (單耳虎斑) and Weed are scheduled on Sunday. Wednesday’s roster include electronic folk band WWWW (落差草原) and heavy metal act Scattered Purgatory (破地獄), while electronic rock duo No Money No Honey and Red Shoe Daniel (紅鞋丹尼) are among the performers on Thursday.

■ 1-2, Roosevelt Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路一段1-2號), tel: (02) 3393-1678

■ Show starts at 9pm tonight, 7pm tomorrow, 8pm on Sunday, 10pm on Wednesday and Thursday

■ Entrance is NT$350 tonight, NT$400 tomorrow, NT$300 on Sunday, NT$200 on Wednesday and Thursday

From Kansas, US, Scott Knost puts together an engaging performance of percussive, acoustic rock music at Bobwundaye (無問題), a small pub on Heping East Road (和平東路) in Taipei, tomorrow.

■ 77, Heping E Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市和平東路三段77號), tel: (02) 2377-1772

■ Show starts at 10pm

■ Admission is NT$200

Chen Wei-kai (陳威愷) from Wake Up! Explosion puts together a solo acoustic set tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Also on the bill is guitarist Yu Hao-i (余昊益) of Macbeth (馬克白). Indie rocker Bearbabes (熊寶貝) plays a show tomorrow, and it is singer-songwriter Anie Fann (范安婷) and young musician Serrini from Hong Kong on Thursday.

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